He had swagger for days, but lots of awkwardness too. Thank goodness for that
It must be said: Overshadowed by the song Bohemian Rhapsody and other
commercial, popular hits is the music that got Queen started: the first two
albums Queen and Queen II. Like the first two albums of The Cars, they rock in a
way none of their other music ever achieved - it's amazing and shameful how
overlooked they are, given how they were such solid, rockin' records!
You don't know what you've heard.He does not "struggle
on the word 'fighting,' nor is the note "glaringly flat".The first time he simply switches to falsetto voice, but his pitch is
fine. After that, no falsetto, but his sliding into and out of the note is
consistent with the style of the rest of the song.As such, your
analysis seems to be trying too hard to be insightful, and failing.
We are all God's children, unique and worthy of love in many different
ways. This is what should bind us all together.
Mr. Mann:Thank you for the excellent article and observations. I
appreciate your thoughtful perspective.Also, thank you for the
recommendation of the podcast.Great stuff.